Jelly Roll Net Worth, Bio, Age, Height, Professional Career, Family

jelly roll net worth

America is well known to introduce many world famous and talented artists to the world and its obsession with hip hop culture is not unknown at all. Many hip hop artists including singers and dancers got a vast popularity among youngsters. Here we will know about One such controversial  hip hop artist Jelly Roll. A well known singer who got popularity with his contribution in music. Here we will know about him and how his journey has been till now. It includes Jelly Roll Net Worth, Jelly Roll Height and Weight, etc.

Who is Jelly Roll?

Jason Bradley Deford, widely known by his stage name Jelly Roll is an American singer, rapper and a songwriter. This  39 years old singer originally from Antioch, Tennessee had started his career  in 2003 with his first project named The plain shmear tape and kept working and contributing to the music industry. He is popularly known for his songs like “ save me”, “ need a favor” and “ son of a sinner”.

Jelly Roll Net Worth

As per the research, Jelly roll net worth of $4 million. On average, he earns $1 million a year. The data can fluctuate based on his work done at a span of time. If we talk about his income sources and assets, he earns through his music videos, collaborations and his merchandise brand.

Jelly Roll’s Biography

Antioch singer Jelly Roll is a popular face among hip hop enthusiasts. Let’s get to his roots.

Original name Jason Bradley DeFord
Known as Jelly Roll
Date of birthDecember 4, 1984 
Place of birthAntioch, Tennessee, U.S
Age39 years (as per 2023)
Profession Rapper, Singer and Songwriter
Relation statusMarried
ParentsHorace DeFord ( father), Donna DeFord (mother) 
SpouseAlyssa DeFord 
Children02 (Daughter & Son)
Zodiac signSagittarius

Jelly Roll Age

Jelly was Born in Antioch, Tennessee a place near Nashville U.S on 4 december 1984, he is 39 years old as of 2023.

Jelly Roll Height and Weight

The data about jelly roll’s  height, weight and other physical identifications are provided in this section as per our best knowledge and research.

HeightIn ft. and inches- 6’1” ft. In meters- 1.85 mIn centimeters- 185 cm
Weight170 pounds77 kg(can differ frequently due to his weight loss journey)
Hair colorBrown
Skin colorFair
Eye colorDark brown

Early life of Jelly Roll

Coming from a family of meat sellers Jelly faced many difficulties throughout his life, at a very young age he had to face legal troubles. Roll got arrest in the offense of selling drugs and robbery. Even though he was not an adult at the time of committing crime he did not get permit any leniency and the charges made on him were the same as adults. He went to jail, 40 times in his life in the charges of selling drugs and spent his 20 years in jail

Jelly also confirmed that he himself was also involved in consuming drugs and was a drug addict for a  long time. Whatever conditions he had at that time has totally ruined his childhood. 

Jelly Roll Education

He didn’t get his formal education in his childhood and This famous singer got his GED( General Educational Development) at the age of 23 when he was in jail.  In America GED is a program made for those who had not completed their higher education. That provides the basic education to those people. 

Professional Career 

At early stage of his life he was highly inspire by artists like UGK, 8 Ball, Three 6 Mafia and MJG. he started his career in 2003 with the project The Plain Shmear Tape, his another project in his initial career includes Gambling on the White Boy series (2004-2011).

  •  He started his career in 2003 with the project The Plain Shmear Tape.
  • Another project in his initial career includes Gamblin’ on the White Boy series(2004-2011).
  • In 2010, between that series continuing he collaborated with Lil Wyte for the project “Pop Another pill” which gained 7.1 million views till now at youtube.
  • He was also a part of a hip-hop rap group call SNO.
  • He released his mixtape “Waffle House” in 2013.
  • His debut country single “Son of a sinner” gave him his first number one song on country radio. This song was part of his album Ballads of the Broken in january 2023
  • In next month i.e. February 2023, he created a record breaking history by staying at top of the billboard as emerging artists chart for 25 continuous weeks.
  • Won CMT 2023 awards in the category of male video of the year, Digital first performance of the year and Male breakthrough of the year for his song Son of a  Sinner.other than all these achievements Jelly worked on many other solo and collaborative projects consistently 

Recent News

Recently Jelly Roll surprised his daughter by gifting a white GMC Sierra 1500 truck to her on her 16th birthday. His daughter Bailee’s birthday was on 22nd of may. 

Family of Jelly Roll

Jelly’s family includes his three siblings( two brothers and a sister) along with his late parents. He has 2 children from his past relationships before marriage, then later on he got married in 2016.


His father Horace DeFord was a wholesale meat seller. His mother Donna DeFord struggles with her mental health issues due to her addiction to drugs although Jelly loved his mother and gave credits of choosing his profession to her.


In 2016, He got married to Alyssa DeFord popularly known as Bunnie XO. She is a youtuber, podcaster and a model.


He has 2 children, a sixteen year old daughter named Bailee and a son Noah who is 7 years old. He had these children before marrying Alyssa DeFord.

Social Media

Social media is an interesting place where you can share your life with others. It provides a  platform to artists to engage their  fans and share their talent .Jelly Roll  is quite popular at his social media handles and releases all the updates of his work.

X (previously twitter )jellyroll615
FacebookJelly Roll


Jelly Roll an American singer and a recent grammy nominee who is getting hype for his different music is being popular among the audience. And getting his much awaited fame.

He really had a difficult childhood, while growing up he has faced many difficulties but his passion for creating music has made a way to earn him a better life for himself and he assured to make best results out of it by his hard work he grabbed the best opportunities and showed his talent to the world.

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